21975 A.D. Shadd Road
North Buxton, ON N0P1Y0
phone: 519-352-4799
email: buxton@ciaccess.com

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TOURS must be pre-booked

7 DAYS a week (Monday-Sunday)
times of 10:30am, 12:30pm & 2:30pm.

Please no walk-ins at this time.

In accordance to the emergency covid19 laws and bylaws of Ontario, we can take tours with no more than ten (10) people. Masks are mandatory for all visitors, no exceptions. If you do not have a mask, one will be available to purchase for $3. Sanitization stations will be available throughout the museum. Debit or credit card payments are preferred.


Admission Policies


  • $7.00 General Admission
  • $6.00 Senior & Students
  • FREE Pre-school children
  • $20.00 Rate per Family


A minimum of 24 hours notice required to issue full tour admission refund price.

(Resuming after pandemic)
May to September Wednesday thru Sunday 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
July & August Daily 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
October to April Monday thru Friday 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.


  • Tour and school groups welcome!2008-bus tour.jpg
  • Group rates available for advance bookings of parties with ten or more.
  • Arrangements can be made to schedule visits for other times.
  • To avoid disappointment, we recommend tour groups book in advance.

Visits by Museum Staff
can be arranged!

A fee will be charged for a visit and travel expenses, as the Curator deems appropriate. Staff will arrive in period costume and provide a historic portrayal or storytelling. They will bring artifacts pertaining to slavery and answer questions.

Local Links

North Buxton is located in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent and is approximately 12 miles from the city of Chatham. Links are provided to acquaint visitors with facilities in our general vicinity:

MUNICIPALITY OF CHATHAM-KENT (local restaurants & motels)




TOURISM WINDSOR ESSEX PELEE ISLAND (Just a thirty minute drive!)

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